Gymnastics in the Media

Below is a summary of recent news about gymnastics at a local and state level. 

2016 News Archive


June
Natimuk gymnasts win Bronze at Junior Victorian Championships (The Weekly Advertiser) - 28 June, 2016
Sky the limit for gifted gymnast (The Courier) - 28 June, 2016
Gymnast bags gold at state titles (Bayside Leader) - 28 June, 2016
Natimuk members compete at State Championships (Wimmera Times) - 28 June, 2016
Gymnasts head to State Titles (Stawell Times) - 22 June, 2016
Casey and Dandenong School Holiday Program (Berwick Leader) - 23 June, 2016
Our power to the people (Moreland Leader) - 20 June, 2016
Zeunert claims State Title win (Spec Observer) - 20 June, 2016
Road to Rio: Larrissa Miller carries Australia's gymnastics hopes (SBS News) - 15 June, 2016
Which AFL players could take on the world's best in Rio? (AAP / Herald Sun) - 15 June, 2016
Ballarat gymnasts impress at State Championships (The Courier) - 15 June, 2016
Ruyton has medal rhythm (Progress Leader) - 14 June, 2016
Hudson Irwin takes Gold at State Championships (Wimmera Times) - 14 June, 2016
Julie Bishop pledges $2.1m for Waverley works (Waverley Leader) - 14 June, 2016
Young people with gymnastics with disabilities enjoy gymnastics at Endeavour Hills (Berwick Leader) - 14 June, 2016


May

Gymnastics Club on the hunt for a new coach (The Guardian) - 30 May, 2016
Horsham's Hudson Irwin wins Australian Gymnastics Championships gold (Wimmera Mail Times) - 27 May, 2016
More me-time for Bendigo women (Bendigo Advertiser) - 25 May, 2016
Flying high for Acrobatic Gymnastics (Brimbank Leader) - 24 May, 2016
Tilly reaches towards Gymnastics dream (Star Weekly) - 23 May, 2016
Gymnasts to represent the state (Bendigo Advertiser) - 21 May, 2016
The Victorian Gymnastics Championships (Australia Times) - 17 May, 2016
Mikayla Plant leaps into prominence for the Australian National Championships (Hume Leader) - 17 May, 2016
Gymnastics club jumps to new location (Bayside Leader) - 17 May, 2016
Horsham gymnast Hudson Irwin prepares for Nationals tilt (Ararat Advertiser) - 15 May, 2016
Fisherman's Bend GC moving to new premises after 40 years (Port Phillip Leader) - 15 May, 2016
Warrnambool Springers off to Melbourne Competition (The Standard) - 13 May, 2016
AIS hoping controversial news strategy leads to more medals in Rio (Herald Sun) - 13 May, 2016
Overwhelming honour for gymnast Lauren Pengelly (Preston Leader) - 11 May, 2016


April
Adele Brand to represent Victoria in Gymnastics - 20 April, 2016
Clare shines at state gymnastics selection (The Courier) - 6 April, 2016
Footscray City takes out top going (Star Weekly) - 6 April, 2016
FCGC named GV's Club of the Year (Maribyrnong Leader) - 6 April, 2016
Maffra is gymnastics' top club (Gippsland Times) - 5 April, 2016

March
2016 Rio Olympic Games: no room for error (The Age) - 26 March, 2016
Get into Gymnastics (Star Weekly) - 23 March, 2016
A place for their rough and tumbler (MMG) - 6 March, 2016

February
Busy bodies - meet the Australians still working in their 80s (The Age) - 6 February, 2016


2015 News Archive

Impressive flips land bronze (Hobsons Bay Leader) - 9 December, 2015

Fun day for all abilities (The News Mornington Peninsula) - 7 December, 2015

Club makes dynamic start (Knox Leader) - 6 December, 2015

Prized stars are all good sports (Knox Leader) - 1 December, 2015

Stars good sports (Progress Leader) - 1 December, 2015

Push to include gymnastics in school curriculum (Bendigo Advertiser) - 26 November, 2015

Maffra shines at State Titles (Gippsland Times) - 26 November, 2015

Natimuk and District Invitation Photos (Wimmera Times) - 24 November, 2015

Talented young trio encouraged to strive for future success (Progress Leader) - 24 November, 2015

Years of effort rewarded (Caufield Glen Eira Weekly) - 24 November, 2015

Dedication key to winners' success (Stonnington Leader) - 24 November, 2015

Sports day for people of all sorts (The Win) - 23 November, 2015

Horsham gymnast Hudson Irwin wins bronze in international debut (The Weekly Advertiser) - 19 November, 2015

Researchers call for gymnastics to be included in school curriculum (Leisure Management) - 19 November, 2015

Irwin selected in national team (The Weekly Advertiser) - 28 October, 2015

Aussie gymnasts facing uphill Olympic bid (Daily Mail - AAP) - 26 October 

Austrian Futures Cup: Horsham gymnast Hudson Irwin makes maiden national team (Wimmera Mail Times) - 22 October, 2015

Gymnasts aim for top routines on the Road to Rio (AIS) - 22 October, 2015

Waiting lists for gymnastics clubs (774 ABC) - 14 October, 2015

Aussie gymnasts head to Glasgow eyeing Rio (Prime 7) - 13 October, 2015 

Australian gymnasts prepare for Worlds chasing Olympic qualifier (The Age) - 13 October, 2015 

Aussie gymnasts head to Glasgow eyeing Rio (The Age - Sport) - 13 October, 2015

5 named in World Champs Team (VIS) - 13 October, 2015 

Elite athlete and year 12 student ... up there on the stressometer (The Age) - 11 October, 2015 

You little rip snorters (Herald Sun) - 1 September, 2015

Waverley pushes for cash to build $5.75 million facility (Waverley Leader) - 31 August, 2015

Golden girl of Special Olympics not read to retire (SBS1) -  26 August, 2015

Emily has her sights seet on Rio - 25 August, 2015

Top gymnast bound for Olympic glory (Mornington Peninsula Leader) - 25 August, 2015

Teenager targets Tokyo (Glen Eira Leader) - 18 August, 2015

Gym club in limbo (Mordiallic Chelea Leader) - 12 August, 2015 

Quality Coach (Maroondah Leader) - 11 August, 2015 

Permit delays cost CYC more than $91,000 (The Leader) - 11 August, 2015  

VicHealth shares $1.8 million to get 25,000 women active (The Age) - 10 August, 2015 

Duo from Team Adrenalin in Footscray wins gold at Australian Championships (The Leader) - 7 August, 2015

Warrnambool Springers' annual invitational attracts record field - 23 July, 2015

In need of anew home (Spec.com.au) - 26 June, 2015 

Dylan flying high with the Flying Fruit Fly Circus (The Age) - 26 June, 2015 

Families launch last ditch plea to upgrade Waverley Gymnastics Centre - June 26, 2015 

CYC's Callum qualifies for World Gymnastics titles - June 24, 2015

Gymnast leaps to glory (Moreland Leader) - June 22, 2015

Tumblers star at state titles (Bemdigo Advertiser) - June 19, 2015

Gymnasts revel in golden effort (Waverley Leader) - June 9, 2015

Jets stars take flight at National Championships (Diamond Valley Leader) - June 3, 2015

Bec reaches for State Title (Sunraysia Daily) - June 2, 2015

Interview: Luke Wadsworth of Australia (International Gymnast Magazine) - May 29, 2015

Students flip out over Gymnastics Victoria visit (Mildura Weekly) - May 29, 2015

Geelong talents excite (The Geelong Advertiser, Sport Liftout) - May 26, 2015

It's Gymtastic Fun (Sunraysia Times) - May 26, 2015

Hudson Irwin claims 4 gold medals at the Australian Gymnastics Championships (Wimmera Mail Times) - May 26, 2015

Asha's talent raises the bar (Lilydale and Yarra Valley Leader) - May 26, 2015

Bendigo gymnasts tumble their way to nationals (Bendigo Advertiser) - May 25, 2015

Australian Gymnastics Championships (VIS) - May 25, 2015

Young at heart: players deserve best protection (Bendigo Advertiser) - May 21, 2015

Horsham's Ebony Hart wins international design competition (The Wimmera Mail Times) - May 20, 2015

Gym aims to include children (Oakleigh Monash Leader) - May 19, 2015

Gymnast jumps right in (Caufield Glen Eira Leader) - May 19, 2015 

Dashing Asha set to impress at Nationals (Maroondah Leader) - May 19, 2015

Australia's elite gymnasts limber up on the road to the games (ABC News) - May 17, 2015

National Centre of Excellence (ABC News) - May 17, 2015

Raising the bar on gymnasts' expectations (The Age) - May 15, 2015

Tumbler's to compete at Nationals (Bendigo Advertiser) - May 15, 2015

Horsham girl's leotard design a finalist in international competition (Wimmera Times) - May 13, 2015

Athletes back push (epaper Waverley Leader) - May 12, 2015

Gym contest taking place in May (Marrondah Leader) - May 12, 2015

Athletes call for Waverley Gymnastics Centre upgrade (Waverley Leader) - May 12, 2015

Corey Gregson snares round 6 Rising Star nomination following history of gymnastics (Herald Sun) - May 11, 2015

Sports dragging the chain on women-on-boards target (The Age) - May 10, 2015  

Come and try day a hit with the children (Geelong Advertiser) - 28 April, 2015 

Natimuk's Hudson Irwin selected for Victorian team at 2015 National Championships - 15 April, 2015

Irwin shines (The Weekly Advertiser) - 16 April, 2015

Young gymnast's big chance (Prime News, Albury Wodonga) - 15 April, 2015

A fine balance at Sunbury Gymnastics College (Sunbury and Macedon Ranges Star Weekly) - 10 March, 2015

Flyaway shines at State Awards (The Border Mail) - 25 February, 2015

Irwin misses out on junior gymnast award (The Wimmera Mail-Times) - 23 February, 2015

Diamond Creek gymnastss jetting off for US competition (Diamong Valley Leader) - 11 February, 2015

Tennis Australia ads pulled after offending other sports codes (news.com.au) - 11 February, 2015

Games call has Cassy beaming (The Geelong Advertiser) - 7 February, 2015

Young gymnast Alex Mills already dreams of Olympics (Mornington Peninsula Leader) - 7 February, 2015

Geelong awards for people with Disability 2015 - 28 January, 2015

 

 

2014 News Archive 

Waverley Gymnastics Centre wins the nod as international club champions (Waverley Leader) - 8 December, 2014

Natimuk and District Gymnastics Club breaks new ground (Wimmera Mail Times) - 26 November, 2014

Cartwheels in motion at Energetic (Latrobe Valley Express) - 20 November, 2014

Mill Park club reaches for the top (Northern Star Weekly) - 17 November, 2014

Flippin' talented (Back Page Report, The Geelong Advertiser) - 6 November, 2014

Top gymnasts here with one chance to nail it (The Geelong Advertiser) - 6 November, 2014

Malvern teenager Macy Pegoli set to shine (The Weekly Review - Stonnington) - 3 November, 2014

It's spring, so Bounce into fitness (Herald Sun) - 6 October, 2014

Thornbury High School team sets sights on national title after state win (Northcote Leader) - 19 September 2014

Gymnasts on stage stage (The Ararat Advertiser) - 16 September, 2014

Preston Primary School pupils ready for AEROSkools Championships (The Weekly Review, Melbourne Times) - 11 August 2014

Jumping into gymnastic joy (The Berwick Gazette) - 6 August 2014

Mad skills for blinds kids (The Pakenham Gazette) - 6 August 2014 

Toorak students set to twist and shout at AEROSkools Championships (The Weekly Review, Stonnington) - 5 August 2014

School's Top Leap (Mooney Valley Leader) - 24 July 2014 

Prahran's Jack Rickards looks to shine on big stage (The Weekly Review - Stonnington) - 21 July 2014

Gymnastics set to thrive despite injury crisis, says coach Greg Corsiglia (ABC Grandstand) - 16 July 2014

Gymnast bends past limitations (Mooney Valley Leader) - 16 July 2014

Gymnasts spring into action for big competition (The Standard) - 16 July 2014

Tullberg's near miss at the Indo Pacific Championships (Waverley Leader) - 8 July 2014 

Ruyton girls earn well-deserved break (Progress Leader) - 6 July 2014

Emily mixing in elite circles (Mornington Peninsula Leader) - 1 July 2014

Fiona Taylor affirms her rhythm (The Weekly Review - Eastern) - 26 June 2014

Gymnasts fly high at prestigious titles (Bendigo Advertiser) - 18 June, 2014

Springers get the jump on health initiative (The Standard - Warrnambool) - 25 June, 2014

Luke Wadsworth aims to be world's best (Frankston Weekly) - 11 June 2014 

Jayden Bull raises the bar for Glasgow (Knox Weekly) - 5 June 2014 

Brunswick gymnast winds state championship (Moreland Leader) - 12 May 2014

Hampton Park national gymnast on the road to exciting future (Cranbourne Leader) - 9 May 2014

Eastern Gymnastics named Club of the Year (Whitehorse Leader) - 28 April 2014

Mordiallic Gymnastics Club boosts springs and numbers (Mordiallic Chelsea Leader) - 9 April 2014

Gymnastics beam in inclusive club (South Gippsland - Sentimental Times) - 8 April 2014